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8 edition of Time and English fiction found in the catalog.

Time and English fiction

by David Leon Higdon

  • 122 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Time in literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Leon Higdon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR830.T5 H5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p. ;
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4277741M
    ISBN 100333219953
    LC Control Number78303502

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